Adrian Cooper Mallory Park, Friday 3rd May. I previously completed my ACU licence at this venue, but the test does not allow for full exploration of the circuit due to limited time out on track. Not a problem today. So, under a moody-looking sky not befitting May, I enjoyed the familiar pleasure of visiting a… Read more »
Stu Goodson #36 Golden Era Superbike Saturday GE SBK Race 1 After a fairly decent morning qualifying on a damp but drying track I managed to post a time that saw me start the race from the middle of row 4 in 11thplace. I had a good start making up a few places in difficult… Read more »
BRANDS HATCH INTER SERVICES ROUND 1 From The New Pit Crew Chief (LA(AH) Alan “Sponge Bob” Curtis) As soon as the team had finished setting up at brands hatch the pit crew was busy. Our newest rider Llewellyn ‘Derek’ Thomas had a poorly R1 that would not go into 3rdgear and was leaking oil. After… Read more »
With the RN and RM Championships starting at Oulton Park this year, it brought a mix of experience to the track. A few riders having never been on this track and the more experienced ones wanting to better their previous times and positions it was game on from the start. The weather report showed the… Read more »
After a long winter off preparing the bikes, the team came together at Donington Park ready to start the uphill battle to take back the Inter Services trophy. This year has seen new riders along with established team riders back in the paddock, some choosing different machines giving the team a healthy mix of cb… Read more »
RN & RM Championships Round 3 August bank holiday weekend and the team were set for round 7 of the ThundersportGB calendar. Not letting the bank holiday traffic delay and hold us back too much the team were set up for testing at the Anglesey circuit on Saturday enabling us to get the best out… Read more »
Thundersport 500 special event – Donnington Park The Thundersport 500 event at Donnington Park was taking racing back to how it originated at club level, a single hectic day during the weekend. This race day, mainly featuring the CB500 endurance race, which was a show of how much fun you could have racing, without it… Read more »
After Malory Park we had some work to do to get back in the running for the championships. It looked like the weather was going to be very mixed and with the prospect of 2 military races over the weekend it was all go. The team did loads of good testing and were set for… Read more »
Well after the last race at Mallory Park in 2014 we finally returned. All was set to build on a good start to the year, but all was not to go so well. Malory has a habit of making things interesting. The team was building well with times coming down when the inevitable happened… the… Read more »
The second round has come around quickly as the riders arrived at a gloriously sunny Cadwell Park. With Dan Greenwood turning up for his first race with the team it was good to see the other riders now on their second outing helping him out. After a good days testing it came to qualifying on… Read more »
Matt Page Trophy 2016
The first round sees the team competing for the Matt Page Trophy. “The Matt page Trophy was brought to the team in 2013 and in honour of Matt Page, who was a serving Royal Navy rate. After a racing incident that left him injured enough to be discharged from the Navy, it was decided that the… Read more »
First Military only Grid takes on Brands Hatch
The Light was fading fast and the earlier delays had all of the Military riders waiting to see if we would take to the track. Then the tannoy erupted into life with Bernadette calling all Military riders. RACE ON lets go. A frenzy of activity in all three services awnings and a few minutes later… Read more »
We are the Champions!
The Royal Navy Royal Marines Road Racing Team have clinched the Inter-Military Championship for 2015, the championship within a championship (ThundersportGB) produced a season long battle with the Army and RAF going down the to wire at the last round of Cadwell Park. The team put in a sterling job to take the crown, and shall… Read more »
RNRMMSA Awards Ceremony 2015
The RNRMMSA Awards Ceremony 2015 had a great turn out from all the motorsport teams, everyone was represented from the Road Racing Team, MX Team and the Go Kart Team in a great night at the HMS Drake’s Senior Rates Mess Hall. Awards Host Andrew Clough put on a excellent show with speeches worthy of… Read more »
The Jamie Adam (JAMR) Trophy Race 2014
The Jamie Adam (JAMR) Trophy race 2014 held at Thruxton’s NG Road Racing Championship was won by Lee Howarth after a close battle with Bill Callister and Steve MacMillan. Lee won the race by 0.2 of a second as he set the fastest lap chasing Bill to the flag. Congratulations Lee, well done.
ThundersportGB Inter Service Championship Preparations
We are gearing up ready for the start of the ThundersportGB 2015 Season and we look forward to seeing you there also. We shall have some new faces this year, as well as the veterans as they push to take the GB Racing British Military Inter-Services Championship Title. We shall have more news for you… Read more »
And it’s GO GO GO!
Hello and Welcome to the new Royal Navy Royal Marines Road Racing Team Website! Here you can follow the progress of the team as they compete in the ThundersportGB & GB Racing British Military Inter-Services Championship, as well as the prestigious Isle Of Man TT and Manx TT Road Races. You can also follow us on… Read more »